MASAR Project – Shoring Works
The project aims to enable visitors coming through the Haramain Train, which connects Medina-Jeddah-Mecca, to reach the Harem via the metro system in Mecca. The project consists of a 9.5 km road which will take the traffic around the Harem underground, 60 m wide pedestrian road, hotels, underpasses and overpasses, subway stations, energy transmission and infrastructure elements. The project aims to make the city of Mecca an attraction center all year round in order to support religion, commercial and social aspects with a modern urbanism approach.
As Kasktas Arabia Ltd., the agreement has been reached with Umm Al Qura, the project owner company, for the shoring works of 6 parcels in the MASAR Project. The design and implementation of the project is carried out by Kasktas Arabia Ltd., and the execution has started as of December 2020.
Within the scope of the project, bored piles, temporary anchors, berliner wall, shotcrete, rock bolt, beam and tie-back anchors will be executed.
MASAR Project – ST06 Area
Within the scope of the MASAR Project ST-06 Area, execution of rock socketed bored piles under the foundation of a viaduct to be built on fist Ring Road have been completed as of December 2020 in accordance with the work schedule and quality control criteria.